Roe Reversal Could Cut Off Miscarriage Training For Nearly Half Of Residents

By Bridget Early / May 16, 2022 at 3:20 PM
A reversal of Roe v. Wade would cut off access to training for nearly half of residents to learn and practice procedures that are used for both miscarriages and abortions, which could increase maternal mortality and morbidity rates, spike rates of provider burnout and substantially increase costs of training to counter training access issues, according to obstetrician-gynecologists, residency faculty and researchers. Some experts called on CMS or Congress to fund travel residency options that would allow residents to learn...

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